Improvement of forest managemant planning in the Rrepublic of Srpska

  • Miloš Koprivica Institute of Forestry, Kneza Višeslava 3, 11030 Belgrade, Serbia; email: koprivica.milos@gmail.com
  • Zoran Maunaga University of Banja Luka, Faculty of Forestry, S. Stepanovića 75A, 78000 Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina; email: zoran.maunaga@sf.unibl.org
  • Čedomir Burlica University of Banja Luka, Faculty of Forestry, S. Stepanovića 75A, 78000 Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Keywords: forest management planning, forest inventory, forest management plan, performance project

Abstract

This paper examined some ofthe key problems for improving forest management planning system in the Republic of Srpska: forest inventory method for development of forest management plans, contents of forest management plans, legislation for development of forest management plans, performance projects for execution of forest management plans, expert training offoresters etc. Paper provided a short analysis and critical evaluation of the existing conditions, and proposal of measures for improving management planning. The conclusion was that forest management planning system in the Republic of Srpska is a high-quality system as a whole, and it fulfills most of the standards and requirements of the contemporary forest management planning. However, its maintenance and advancement requires permanent efforts.

Published
2017-11-28
Section
Professional Papers